Rebecca Horn (born 24 March 1944, Michelstadt, Hesse) is a German visual artist, who is best known for her installation art, film directing, and her body modifications such as Einhorn (Unicorn), a body-suit with a very large horn projecting vertically from the headpiece. She directed the films Der Eintänzer (1978), La ferdinanda: Sonate für eine Medici-Villa (1982) and Buster's Bedroom (1990). Horn presently lives and works in Paris and Berlin.
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Tate EtcHow artists have explored and utilised prosthetic technologies both to satirise humanity and help in the quest to expand the …
ReadAs part of Performance at Tate: Into the Space of Art, Acatia Finbow explores Rebecca Horn's Moveable Shoulder Extensions 1971
Tate PapersInvoluntary Drawing
Tate PapersLydia Beerkens. Nothing but the Real Thing: Considerations on Copies, Remakes and Replicas in Modern Art; Tate Papers, no.8
Tate PapersRecent research indicates that the taught curriculum in art and design secondary school education pays scant attention to meaning-making in …